Research for Successful Aging: People, Policy, Practice & Petite Presentations

anelle Thiessen (MSW ’07) participated in the Total Aging in Place Program at the Weinberg Campus.

Published April 25, 2019

Thursday, April 25, 2019
3:30 - 5:30 pm
403 Hayes Hall, University at Buffalo South Campus
(free parking in Townsend and Parker lots)

 All welcome

Five researchers from across UB share their scholarly passions in snappy seven minute presentations and lively Q&A.  Reception to follow.  RSVP below.


“Measuring What Matters: Communication Skills Training for Care that Respects Personal Values”

Kathleen Grimm, MD, FAAP, FACP, MHSC, Clinical Assistant Professor
Department of Medicine, UB Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences

“Oral Health Status and Hospitalization Risk for Long-Term Care Residents”

Elaine Haase, PhD, Research Associate Professor
Department of Oral Biology, UB School of Dental Medicine

“Social Network, Financial Locus of Control, and Older Asian Immigrants’ Financial Capability”

Yunju Nam, PhD, Associate Professor
UB School of Social Work

“Hyperacusis and Sound Therapy”

Adam Sheppard, AuD, PhD, Clinical Assistant Professor
Department of Communication Disorders and Sciences, UB College of Arts and Sciences

“The Future of Community Mobility: Opportunities and Challenges for an Aging Society”

Edward Steinfeld, ArchD, AIA, SUNY Distinguished Professor of Architecture
Director, IDeA Center, UB School of Architecture and Planning

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